Obituaries January 12, 2012
January 12, 2012
Beverly Dehnke Brunner
Beverly Brunner, 88, died December 23, 2011 at Pepper Family Hospice and Palliative Care following a short illness from a stroke. She is survived by her husband of 31 years, Glenn. Also surviving are children Dr. Robert Rein (Kathleen), Denise Rein Windham (Gene), step children David Brunner (Susan), Robert Brunner (Cindy) and Karen Brunner DiTommaso (Daniel). Beverly also has 9 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Preceding Beverly in death was father Willard Dehnke, mother Mildred, step mother Elsie, husband William Rein and step daughter, Linda Brunner Symons.
Beverly worked as an RN for various doctors and hospitals in the Detroit and Marquette, MI areas. Her specialty was an operating room nurse, but towards the end of her nursing career Beverly was a Hospice nurse where she helped start a Hospice unit at Sacred Heart hospital in Eau Claire, WI. This is what she liked most about nursing.
Beverly was very active in her church serving as prayer chain member, bible study and women’s group leader. Beverly had been a member of St. Andrew’s Presbyterian church for a number of years before moving to Michigan. She was active in square and traditional dancing. Beverly also did tai chi as an exercise for her mind and body.
Memorial donations may be made to Pepper Family Hospice & Palliative Care of Northeastern Illinois.
E. Louise Schreiber
E. Louise Schreiber, 100, of Sun City Center, passed away January 6, 2012 at the LifePath Hospice House in Ruskin. She had been a resident of Sun City Center since 1980. Her husband, R. Paul Schreiber, predeceased her in 1994. She had been a resident of the State of Michigan for her lifetime prior to becoming a Florida resident.
She is survived by her beloved family; son, Allen E. Demarest (Rosalie) of Clare, Michigan and Sun City Center, Florida; daughter, Eunice M. Agnello of Sun City Center, Florida; daughter, Jane Bottomley (Douglas) of Kalamazoo, Michigan; daughter, Carolyn Wiliamson (Jack) of Hurst, Texas; and son; Ray Schreiber (Lynn) of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. There are 10 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren. Cremation has taken place and there will be no memorial service.